California Youth Crisis Line Podcast

California Youth Crisis Line Podcast

By Jason Alviar
Join our California Youth Crisis Line Program Manager, Bianca Christian, and Volunteer Coordinator, Logan Shideler, as they talk about different topics pertaining to their work with talking with youth and families experiencing crisis. Learn about best practices, helpful tips, and what ways the California Youth Crisis Line can help. If you know a youth or family who's in crisis have them call or text 1 800 843 5200, we're a free call/chat/text crisis helpline available 24/7.
On the Line... At Home 10 - Talking About BLM, Mental Health, and Racism
Bianca and Logan have a candid conversation about current events going on in California, the United States, and the World.
44:29
July 10, 2020
On The Line...At Home 09 - Graduation and COVID19
Graduation season is upon us, but how does it feel to be a High Schooler, or a College Student during this time? Join Bianca with special Guests on this episode of On The Line... AT HOME!
21:53
June 4, 2020
On The Line... At Home 08 - May is Mental Health Awareness Month
This week's episodes a little different! Logan was away to train our new volunteers, so Bianca talks about maintaining your mental health during Mental Health Awareness Month.
22:43
May 21, 2020
On The Line... At Home 07 - Conflict Resolution and Strategies
Logan And Bianca bring you a conversation about Conflict.  Since most of the country is still in lockdown due to COVID-19 it's important to understand strategies on resolving conflict, and how to recognize the difference between healthy conflict, and things that borderline abuse.
34:13
April 30, 2020
On The Line... At Home 06 - Loneliness
Bianca and Logan talk about the effects COVID-19 is having on loneliness, and how a lot of our callers who are calling about COVID-19 are talking about the loneliness they're experiencing .
29:32
April 23, 2020
On The Line...At Home! 05 - Domestic Violence & Dating Violence
Bianca and Logan talk about Domestic Violence and Dating Violence and its relevance to the recent shelter in place orders.  Remember if you know a youth or are a youth needing any crisis assistance or may be suffering from a DV situation at home, call or text our free, 24/7 crisis line at 1 800 843 5200 or visit www.calyouth.org/chat. Wse're here for you when you need us. 
26:40
April 16, 2020
On The Line...At Home! 04 - Quarantine, Social Distancing, Staying Home
This is part one of our "Shelter In Place" Edition of our On the Line Podcast. On this episode, Bianca and Logan are with special guest, Veronica, the California Youth Crisis Line's Lead Counselor. All three talk about quarantine, social distancing, and COVID19.  We also introduced our new email address for questions and topic suggestions, just email us at Podcast@calyouth.org to get your questions answered!
37:23
April 9, 2020
On The Line - 03 - Self-Care and Protective Factors
On this episode of On The Line, Bianca and Logan are with special guest, Veronica, the California Youth Crisis Line's Lead Counselor. All three talk about what Self-Care and Protective Factors are, what it means to them, and how they're utilized at the California Youth Crisis Line.
22:23
March 26, 2020
On The Line - 02 - ACEs aka Adverse Childhood Experiences
On this episode of On The Line, Bianca and Logan talk about Adverse Childhood Experiences or ACE, ACE scores, and how it all plays a role at the Crisis Line.
28:07
March 12, 2020
On The Line with Bianca and Logan
On this episode of On The Line, We meet our hosts Bianca and Logan as well as learn about the California Youth Crisis Line. If you're a youth in crisis or know a youth who could use our line, call or text us at 800 843 5200 or visit us at www.calyouth.org/cycl
18:12
March 9, 2020